When leaders of the Maplewood Neighborhood Association first suggested the organization counter persistent gang issues by donating money to a ...
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December 6, 2012
Christmas Ships route for Dec. 11, 13, 17, 20: Fleet assembles at 7 p.m. in front of the James M. Gleason Boat Ramp, at 43rd Avenue and Northeast Marine Drive, and turns at the east end of the parking lot to head downriver along the Washington side to the Interstate 5 Bridge area. The fleet can be seen from both sides of the river and will be out for about two hours. All times are estimates and routes are subject to conditions related to safety, commercial river traffic, weather, debris and water conditions. For more information, go to christmasships.org.